14th World Congress On Public Health
This year, the World Congress On Public Health will be held in Kolkata, India from February 11-15, 2015. This international congress is held every three years for key public health professionals and stakeholders to share experiences and exchange knowledge about effective policies, programs and best practices for public health. The Congress will also provide a platform to debate and discuss prevailing and emerging global health issues. The theme for the 14th World Congress is “Healthy People – Healthy Environment”.
Some thematic sessions will include:
- Community Health Workers: A critical resource in last mile delivery and improved health and nutrition by BMGF
- Improving Quality of Care at Birth: status, challenges & action by UNICEF
- Reducing Neonatal Mortality – Prevention, Early Detection and Treatment of Infections – Experiences from Asia and Africa by JSI